In the aftermath of the shooting at YouTube’s headquarters in California Tuesday, the management of the company has announced plans to increase security at all of its offices worldwide. This is intended to “make them more secure not only in the near term, but long-term,” YouTube says. employees have also been advised to take time off work or work from home.
YouTube’s statement was released through Google’s Twitter account for communications;thanking the San Bruno community, both its police department and the people their response.
The shooter, 39-year-old Nasim Aghdam of San Diego, died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound after shooting and injuring three employees.
The released statement below: